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 2020-02-19 04:15 

Business Live

Global tourism industry suffers as Chinese visitors stay at home...

Hoteliers, retailers and popular tourist sites worry about long-term effect of the coronavirus crisis....

 2020-02-19 04:12 

News24

Liquidators move, subpoena Watson children to appear before Bosasa insolvency inquiry...

The children and nephew of late Bosasa CEO Gavin Watson - Lindsay, Roth and Jared Watson - have been subpoenaed to appear before a confidential insolvency inquiry where they are set to be interrogated about the corruption accused company's affairs....

 2020-02-19 04:02 

News24

Melanie Verwoerd: The EFF, Marike De Klerk and years of parliamentary chaos...

Let me be clear, I am not a fan of FW de Klerk. Never was, never will be. He also does not like me. I know it, because he has told me so. Something to do with being a sell-out, writes Melanie Verwoerd ....

 2020-02-19 03:23 

News24

Tshwane council meeting on motions of no confidence to continue...

The Tshwane council meeting held on January, 16 which ended in acrimony over the sequence in which four motions of no confidence would be heard, is expected to continue....

 2020-02-19 03:19 

Business Live

CARTOON: Gwede at the coalface...

Wednesday, February 19 2020...

 2020-02-19 03:19 

Business Live

CHRIS GILMOUR: Outlook remains bleak for SA economy...

Economists are concerned by slow progress and are not optimistic on growth and job creation...

 2020-02-19 03:19 

Business Live

MICHAEL FRIDJHON: Demure ros rarely makes a great find...

The real thing as to be the product of intention and finesse...

 2020-02-19 03:19 

Business Live

Koko-linked company's R81m claim irks Eskom...

Impulse International, under investigation for corruption at power utility, sues for unpaid bills...

 2020-02-19 03:19 

Business Live

EDITORIAL: Starving Stats SA of funds endangers its future...

Panel threatens to resign en masse over cash crunch that jeopardises the credibility of national data...

 2020-02-18 22:42 

Business Live

Trump pardons former 'junk bond king' Michael Milken...

The US president also commutes the sentence of Rod Blagojevich, the former Illinois governor convicted of bribery and wire fraud...

 2020-02-18 22:00 

Mail & Guardian

Pola Maneli asks: "Do you feel seen?"...

Pola Maneli's latest work, 'An Indigenous I/Eye', is an attempt to visualise blackness The post Pola Maneli asks: "Do you feel seen?" appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2020-02-18 22:00 

Mail & Guardian

The informal economy is necessary to deal with the unemployment crisis...

It is more connected to the broader economy than we realise and should be supported The post The informal economy is necessary to deal with the unemployment crisis appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2020-02-18 22:00 

Mail & Guardian

Stranded commuters say Ramaphosa's rail promises ring hollow...

Cape Town's largest passenger rail line has been closed for months, hitting people's pockets and adding to road traffic congestion The post Stranded commuters say Ramaphosa's rail promises ring hollow appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2020-02-18 21:46 

Business Live

Stats SA's council set to quit over funding crisis...

The body charged with safeguarding the country's official statistics has threatened to walk, if the agency which produces a raft of economic and social statistics does not get more funding....

 2020-02-18 20:14 

News24

Climate change threatens SA socio-economic development - Creecy...

Climate change poses a "significant risk" to South Africa's socio-economic development, Environment, Forestry and Fisheries Minister Barbara Creecy said in the debate on President Cyril Ramaphosa's State of the Nation Address....

 2020-02-18 20:09 

News24

Pharmacist, assistant busted for allegedly running 'illegal' clinic with stolen meds...

The Eastern Cape health department's spokesperson, Sizwe Kupelo, said stocks of medication used for hypertension, sexually transmitted diseases, allergies and contraception were found. Some were Schedule 5 medications....

 2020-02-18 20:00 

News24

A rising Bloomberg qualifies for US Democratic debate...

US media tycoon Michael Bloomberg has qualified for Wednesday's Democratic presidential debate, after a new poll shows him leapfrogging several of his rivals, including Joe Biden, to claim second spot in the race for the party nomination....

 2020-02-18 20:00 

News24

Mexican women protest after seven-year-old's murder...

Dozens of women protested outside the presidential residence in Mexico City on Tuesday following the murder of a 7-year-old girl - a crime that sparked an uproar in the violence-wracked country....

 2020-02-18 20:00 

News24

Angola ex-president defends son over embezzlement charge...

Angola's ex-president has defended his son and a former central bank governor who are accused of embezzling $500 million from the country's sovereign wealth fund, court documents show....

 2020-02-18 20:00 

Business Report (IOL)

If Gordhan is happy to risk pension savings on Eskom he should first offer his own pension...

It is a known fact that public servants are listed in credit bureaus and many survive on loans from loan sharks....

 2020-02-18 19:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Tips for Tito: State of retirement savings needs to be re-evaluated by legislators...

It is time for the legislators to reassess the state of retirement savings in South Africa and chart their own course....

 2020-02-18 19:28 

News24

DA to petition for harsher sentences after JMPD officer killed in alleged drunk driving incident...

The death of another Johannesburg Metro Police Department officer, allegedly at the hands of a drunk driver, has sparked the DA's bid to petition Parliament to amend laws for stricter and heftier sentences against those driving under the influence....

 2020-02-18 19:12 

News24

'Jetman' stuns with Iron Man-style flight over Dubai...

Daredevil Vince Reffet has soared into the skies above Dubai in the latest "Jetman" stunt, taking off from the ground and climbing to 1 800 metres in a feat reminiscent of Marvel's "Iron Man" and hailed as a world first....

 2020-02-18 19:11 

News24

Locust swarms arrive in South Sudan, threatening more misery...

Swarms of locusts which are wreaking havoc across East Africa have now arrived in South Sudan, the government says, threatening more misery in one of the world's most vulnerable nations....

 2020-02-18 19:09 

News24

Woman train driver injured after attack by stone-throwing commuters...

A female Metrorail train driver had to get stitches after she was attacked by commuters for refusing to stop between stations in KwaZulu-Natal, the United National Transport Union has said....

 2020-02-18 19:02 

Business Report (IOL)

ENGIE Africa brings off-grid power to over 4 Million people...

This comes after ENGIE announced that it has successfully accelerated the Access to Energy (A2E) strategy it launched in 2018....

 2020-02-18 19:02 

News24

Your Powerball and Powerball Plus results...

Here are the winning Powerball and Powerball Plus numbers from the Tuesday, February 18 draw....

 2020-02-18 19:00 

Business Live

Verbal brawl over abuse of wives by leaders prompts second EFF walkout...

Both Malema and Ramaphosa lashed in responses to Sona over claims of mistreating their spouses...

 2020-02-18 19:00 

Business Live

Jaguar Land Rover flies parts from China, warns of coronavirus impact...

The UK's biggest carmaker has been flying Chinese parts to Britain in suitcases...

 2020-02-18 19:00 

Business Live

Market data — February 18 2020...

Market data including bonds, unit trusts and fuel prices...

 2020-02-18 19:00 

Business Live

Banned from Europe, Man City may still have to pay huge player bonuses...

Many of City's players have bonuses written in their contracts for Champions League qualification that must be paid despite two-year ban by Uefa, say reports...

 2020-02-18 19:00 

Business Report (IOL)

HSBC to slash investment bank, 35 000 jobs in strategy overhaul...

HSBC Holdings said on Tuesday that it would shed $100 billion in assets, shrink its investment bank and revamp its US and European businesses....

 2020-02-18 18:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Kumba Iron annual earnings rise on higher ore rates...

South Africa's Kumba Iron Ore on Tuesday posted a rise in annual earnings....

 2020-02-18 18:28 

News24

Malema should escape punishment, ConCourt hears in Riot Act application...

EFF leader Julius Malema is gunning for a defence in his criminal trial by bringing an application to the Constitutional Court to declare sections of the Riotous Assembly Act unconstitutional....

 2020-02-18 18:14 

News24

De Klerk's apartheid denial slammed in SONA debate...

The statement released by the FW de Klerk Foundation, denying apartheid was a crime against humanity and only declared as such due to Soviet propaganda, is "unfortunate, insensitive and reckless", ANC deputy chief whip Doris Dlakude said....

 2020-02-18 18:05 

Business Live

Franklin Templeton buys Legg Mason in $4.5bn deal...

It is the latest defensive deal in an industry battling to survive low-cost index funds...

 2020-02-18 18:05 

Business Live

MNINAWA NTLOKO: Fifa lets racism sore fester...

Football body mute after attack on FC Porto player Moussa Marega, who substituted himself after chants...

 2020-02-18 18:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Nissan Chief Executive tells angry shareholders he is ready to be sacked if no turnaround...

Nissan's new chief executive said on Tuesday he would accept being fired if he fails to turn around Japan's second biggest automaker....

 2020-02-18 17:33 

News24

Union points finger at Prasa after angry KZN commuters assault Metrorail train driver...

The United National Transport Union accuses Prasa of failing to provide a safe and healthy work environment for its employees after a train driver is stoned while on duty in KZN....

 2020-02-18 17:30 

Business Report (IOL)

OPINION: Security, the cloud, and the C-suite...

Members of the C-suite are increasingly recognising the importance of the unmatched security defences the cloud offers....

 2020-02-18 17:28 

News24

Mosotho man claims he owns iconic car which drove Mandela from prison in 1990 - report...

A man from Maseru, Lesotho, claims he owns the iconic silver Toyota Cressida which ferried Nelson Mandela and Winnie Madikizela-Mandela from the then-Victor Verster Prison in Paarl to the Cape Town City Hall on February, 11 1990....

 2020-02-18 17:14 

Business Report (IOL)

DTI deputy minister says UAE remains strategic trading hub for SA...

The deputy minister of trade and industry, Nomalungelo Gina, says the United Arab Emirates (UAE) remained a strategic trading hub for South Africa....

 2020-02-18 17:12 

News24

'Faster than Bolt' Indian buffalo runner beaten...

A buffalo racer in India whose blistering pace along a muddy field prompted comparisons to Olympic legend Usain Bolt has been beaten at his own game....

 2020-02-18 17:12 

News24

Israeli PM Netanyahu's trial to start March 17: ministry...

The trial of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on corruption charges will open on March 17, the justice ministry says....

 2020-02-18 17:11 

News24

12 militiamen killed in CAR clash with UN troops: govt...

Twelve members of an armed group died in a clash with UN peacekeepers and government troops in northeastern Central African Republic, authorities say....

 2020-02-18 17:10 

Business Live

World champion Boks scoop Laureus award...

The winners of the 2019 Rugby World Cup, beat Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool and the US women's football team...

 2020-02-18 17:10 

Business Live

MARKET WRAP: JSE records first day of losses in six...

The rand has been the worst performing emerging-market currencies tracked by Bloomberg over the past five days...

 2020-02-18 17:10 

Business Live

STEVEN FRIEDMAN: Compacts are hard in a country not on the same page...

We cannot start doing what is needed when we do not agree on what is needed...

 2020-02-18 17:10 

Business Live

Russia may have to pay $50bn in Dutch court arbitration ruling...

A ruling in favour of the former owners of Yukos Oil could set off a new wave of efforts to seize Russian state assets around the world...

 2020-02-18 17:09 

Business Live

These three could fill the Amplats top job...

There are at least three strong candidates with platinum experience in Anglo American who can meet the requirements...

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